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Kansas City Monarchs pennant

Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 in x 9 in; 66.04 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
pennant
pennant, baseball
Associated Place:
United States: Kansas, Kansas City
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Baseball  Search this
negro leagues  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Lou Newman
ID Number:
1999.0265.108
Accession number:
1999.0265
Catalog number:
1999.0265.108
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1425729

Cuban All-Stars button

Measurements:
overall: 1 3/16 in; x 3.01625 cm
Object Name:
Button
button, baseball
button
button, negro league baseball
Date made:
c. 1974
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Professional  Search this
negro leagues  Search this
ID Number:
1982.0365.32
Accession number:
1982.0365
Catalog number:
1982.0365.32
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_673352

Cuban Baseball League Score Card

Referenced:
Leonard, Walter F.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 9 1/2 in; 35.56 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
Score Card
score card, negro league baseball
score card, baseball
Date made:
1949
Subject:
Baseball  Search this
negro leagues  Search this
Professional  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter "Buck" Leonard
ID Number:
1981.0123.06
Catalog number:
1981.0123.06
Accession number:
1981.0123
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064795
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Mexican Professional Baseball League Contract, signed by Buck Leonard.

Referenced:
Leonard, Walter F.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
pink (overall color)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 12 in; 21.59 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Contract
baseball contract
contract, negro league baseball
contract, baseball
Date made:
1952
Subject:
Baseball  Search this
negro leagues  Search this
Professional  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter "Buck" Leonard
ID Number:
1981.0123.08
Catalog number:
1981.0123.08
Accession number:
1981.0123
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064796

Negro League baseball contract

Referenced:
Crutchfield, Jimmie  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 9 in; 20.32 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
Contract
contract, baseball
contract,negro league baseball
Date made:
1946
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Baseball  Search this
negro leagues  Search this
Professional  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
1981.0129.04
Catalog number:
1981.0129.04
Accession number:
1981.0129
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064803

Walter Fenner "Buck" Leonard Hall of Fame card

Referenced:
Leonard, Walter F.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 13.97 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
postcard, baseball
autographed postcard.
postca
autographed postcard, negro league baseball
Subject:
Baseball  Search this
African American History  Search this
negro leagues  Search this
Professional  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter "Buck" Leonard
ID Number:
1981.0123.11
Accession number:
1981.0123
Catalog number:
1981.0123.11
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1424183

Baseball Score Card

Associated Name:
Leonard, Walter F.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Object Name:
score card, negro league baseball
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Professional  Search this
negro leagues  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter "Buck" Leonard
ID Number:
1981.0123.29
Accession number:
1981.0123
Catalog number:
1981.0123.29
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1803772

Catcher's mitt used by Lloyd Pepper Bassett of the Negro Leagues

Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 26.67 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
Glove, Catcher's
glove, baseball
mitt, baseball
Date made:
1934-1954
Subject:
Baseball  Search this
Professional  Search this
negro leagues  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Exidena Bassett
ID Number:
1981.0160.01
Accession number:
1981.0160
Catalog number:
1981.0160.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_665805

Website Records, 2011-2012

Creator:
National Postal Museum (U.S.)  Search this
Uniform title:
Arago: People, Postage, and the Post (Website)  Search this
Pushing the Envelope (Blog)  Search this
Subject:
A Nation Divided (Online exhibition)  Search this
Alphabetilately (Online exhibition)  Search this
Art of the Stamp (Online exhibition)  Search this
Art of the Stamp: Owney the Postal Dog (Online exhibition)  Search this
Artistic License: The Duck Stamp Story (Online exhibition)  Search this
As Precious as Gold (Online exhibition)  Search this
Binding the Nation (Online exhibition)  Search this
Collecting Ancestral Homelands (Online exhibition)  Search this
Collecting History (Online exhibition)  Search this
Customers and Communities (Online exhibition)  Search this
Delivering Hope: FDR and Stamps of the Great Depression (Online exhibition)  Search this
Fad to Fundamental: Air Mail in America (Online exhibition)  Search this
Fire and Ice: Hindenberg and Titanic (Online exhibition)  Search this
John Lennon: The Lost Album (Online exhibition)  Search this
Mail Call (Online exhibition)  Search this
Mail by Missile (Online exhibition)  Search this
Mail to the Chief: The Stamp Designs of Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Online exhibition)  Search this
Moving the Mail (Online exhibition)  Search this
Negro Leagues Baseball Stamp Collection (Online exhibition)  Search this
Out of the Mails (Online exhibition)  Search this
Philatelic Gallery (Online exhibition)  Search this
Postal Inspectors: The Silent Service (Online exhibition)  Search this
Posted Aboard the R. M. S. Titanic (Online exhibition)  Search this
Roberto Clemente Exhibit (Online exhibition)  Search this
Stamps Take Flight (Online exhibition)  Search this
Systems at Work (Online exhibition)  Search this
The Art of Cards and Letters (Online exhibition)  Search this
The Kristen Ollies Collection (Online exhibition)  Search this
The Pichs Collection: Exploring Cuba's History Through Postal Stamps (Online exhibition)  Search this
The Queen's Own: Stamps That Changed the World (Online exhibition)  Search this
Trailblazers and Trendsetters: Art of the Stamp (Online exhibition)  Search this
Victory Mail (Online exhibition)  Search this
War Letters: Lost and Found (Online exhibition)  Search this
In the Line of Duty: Dangers, Disasters, and Good Deeds (Online exhibition)  Search this
Type:
Electronic records
Collection descriptions
Date:
2011
2011-2012
Topic:
Blogs  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Postal museums  Search this
Stamp collecting  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-558
See more items in:
Website Records 2009-2018 [National Postal Museum (U.S.)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_361804

Website Records, 2012-2013

Creator:
National Postal Museum (U.S.)  Search this
Uniform title:
Pushing the Envelope (Blog)  Search this
Arago: People, Postage, and the Post (Website)  Search this
Subject:
Fire and Ice: Hindenberg and Titanic (Online exhibition)  Search this
Systems at Work (Online exhibition)  Search this
Mail Call (Online exhibition)  Search this
Art of the Stamp: Owney the Postal Dog (Online exhibition)  Search this
Collecting History (Online exhibition)  Search this
Fad to Fundamental: Air Mail in America (Online exhibition)  Search this
The Pichs Collection: Exploring Cuba's History Through Postal Stamps (Online exhibition)  Search this
Collecting Ancestral Homelands (Online exhibition)  Search this
Mail by Missile (Online exhibition)  Search this
Negro Leagues Baseball Stamp Collection (Online exhibition)  Search this
Delivering Hope: FDR and Stamps of the Great Depression (Online exhibition)  Search this
Alphabetilately (Online exhibition)  Search this
Victory Mail (Online exhibition)  Search this
Postal Inspectors: The Silent Service (Online exhibition)  Search this
Out of the Mails (Online exhibition)  Search this
Trailblazers and Trendsetters: Art of the Stamp (Online exhibition)  Search this
War Letters: Lost and Found (Online exhibition)  Search this
John Lennon: The Lost Album (Online exhibition)  Search this
Stamps Take Flight (Online exhibition)  Search this
Artistic License: The Duck Stamp Story (Online exhibition)  Search this
The Queen's Own: Stamps That Changed the World (Online exhibition)  Search this
The Kristen Ollies Collection (Online exhibition)  Search this
In the Line of Duty: Dangers, Disasters, and Good Deeds (Online exhibition)  Search this
Art of the Stamp (Online exhibition)  Search this
Posted Aboard the R. M. S. Titanic (Online exhibition)  Search this
Roberto Clemente Exhibit (Online exhibition)  Search this
As Precious as Gold (Online exhibition)  Search this
Mail to the Chief: The Stamp Designs of Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Online exhibition)  Search this
Binding the Nation (Online exhibition)  Search this
Customers and Communities (Online exhibition)  Search this
Moving the Mail (Online exhibition)  Search this
The Art of Cards and Letters (Online exhibition)  Search this
Philatelic Gallery (Online exhibition)  Search this
A Nation Divided (Online exhibition)  Search this
Type:
Electronic records
Collection descriptions
Date:
2012
2012-2013
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Stamp collecting  Search this
Postal museums  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Blogs  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 14-059
See more items in:
Website Records 2009-2018 [National Postal Museum (U.S.)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_366604

Portrait in a Minute: Hank Aaron - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-11-05T15:26:24.000Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_JCkaVsO1Nq8

Hillerich & Bradsby Louisville Slugger pattern bat for Mike Gonzalos

Maker:
Hillerich & Bradsby Co.  Search this
Hillerich & Bradsby Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood, ash (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 87.63 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
baseball bat
Date made:
1921-1929
Subject:
Baseball  Search this
Professional  Search this
Major League  Search this
negro leagues  Search this
Cuban Leagues  Search this
Hispanic  Search this
ID Number:
2016.0369.02
Accession number:
2016.0369
Catalog number:
2016.0369.02
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1826255

Mahlon Duckett

Artist:
Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, born 16 Feb 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Mahlon Duckett, 20 Dec 1922 - 12 Jul 2015  Search this
Medium:
Epson inkjet photograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 147.3 x 111.8cm (58 x 44")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
December 7, 2007
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Mahlon Duckett: Male  Search this
Mahlon Duckett: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Baseball  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Brooklyn Museum of Art
Object number:
EXH.TG.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2007 Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.TG.10

Pennant from a Negro League East vs. West All-Star Game

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Negro Major Leagues, American, 1920- c. 1960  Search this
Medium:
ink on felt , thread
Dimensions:
L x W: 11 1/4 × 29 3/4 in. (28.6 × 75.6 cm)
Type:
pennants
Place depicted:
Armour Square, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1933
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.80.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.80.1
Additional Online Media:

Charles A. Harris Oral History Interview

Created by:
National Museum of African American History and Culture, American, founded 2003  Search this
Recorded by:
Patrick Telepictures, Inc., American  Search this
Interview of:
Charles A. Harris, American, 1927 - 2016  Search this
Interviewed by:
Deborah Tulani Salahu-Din, American  Search this
Subject of:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Flash Newspicture Magazine, American, founded 1937  Search this
Pittsburgh Courier, American, 1907 - 1965  Search this
Negro League Baseball Players Association, American, founded 1990  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration (2016.129.11.1a): 59.6 minutes
Duration (2016.129.11.2a): 59.8 minutes
Type:
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected:
Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 2, 2016
Topic:
African American  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Basketball  Search this
Communities  Search this
Families  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Museums  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.129.11.1a-2a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Collection Donor Oral History Project
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.129.11.1a-2a

Photographic print of spectators at Forbes Field

Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Forbes Field, American, 1909 - 1971  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 1/2 × 14 in. (29.2 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1945-1950
Topic:
African American  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Charles A. Harris and Beatrice Harris in memory of Charles "Teenie" Harris
Object number:
2014.302.80
Restrictions & Rights:
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris Archive
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.302.80
Additional Online Media:

Baseball stamped with the Negro American League logo

Created by:
Wilson Sporting Goods Co., American, founded 1914  Search this
Subject of:
Negro League Baseball Players Association, American, founded 1990  Search this
Medium:
cork, yarn, leather, ink
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 x 3 x 3 in. (7.6 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm)
Type:
baseballs
Date:
1937-1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.135.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Tools and Equipment-Sports and Recreational
Exhibition:
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.135.1ab

Poster advertising a game between the Kansas City Monarchs and the Harlem Stars

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Satchel Paige, American, 1906 - 1982  Search this
Goose Tatum, American, 1921 - 1967  Search this
Negro League Baseball Players Association, American, founded 1990  Search this
Kansas City Monarchs, American, 1920 - 1965  Search this
New York Harlem Stars, American, 1931 - 1931  Search this
Medium:
ink on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 21 3/4 x 13 3/4 in. (55.2 x 34.9 cm)
Type:
posters
Place printed:
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.135.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.135.3
Additional Online Media:

The Crisis Vol. 15 No. 6

Published by:
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Edited by:
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963  Search this
Illustrated by:
William Edouard Scott, American, 1884 - 1964  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
9 3/4 x 6 5/8 x 1/8 in. (24.8 x 16.8 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Literature  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bobbie Ross in memory of Elizabeth Dillard
Object number:
2012.84.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.84.6
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Postcard of Judy Johnson Baseball Hall of Fame plaque

Created by:
National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, American, founded 1936  Search this
Printed by:
Curt Teich & Company, 1898 - 1978  Search this
Subject of:
William Julius Johnson, American, 1899 - 1989  Search this
Signed by:
William Julius Johnson, American, 1899 - 1989  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 7/16 x 3 7/16 in. (13.8 x 8.7 cm)
Type:
postcards
Place depicted:
Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number:
2012.172.21.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.172.21.1
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